senator brown for the last introduction. >> thank you, madam chair, and i want to introduce stan slain, commissioner of the u.s. china commission, third term on that commission, appointed by speaker boehner, worked in the ford white house a few years ago, and dan has an understanding, particularly good understanding, as you'll hear from the testimony, if you read if -- as you'll hear from his speaking today and see in the written testimony, seeing china both as the threat and the opportunity, both, that it can be and is to our country in terms of economics and in terms of national security with a particularly acute understanding of that, and i look forward to hearing him, also, as a former member of the ohio state board of trustees, and proudly always wears the pin signifying the seasons alike. thank you. >> senator brown, you had me up to that point as a university of michigan state graduate. i need my green and white op today, commissioner. [laughter] all right, welcome.